NPT (Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty)6.Director General of the IAEA - Yukiya Amanoa.Responsible for doing inspectionsb.IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency)7.The Nuke GroupThursday, March 17, 20165:11 PMWorld Regions - 1014 Page 18
1.8 milliona.Perth - Kertain university1.Beer and wine drinking societiesa.Languageb.Richc.Former British colonyd.Mini-America of the South2.TopicAustraliaBothUSMajority of people live in urban areasYesMeat/milk consumptionYesBeer consumptionYesConvict colonyYesCar cultureYesCowboys per capitaYesKilled off native peopleYesBrutal sports per capitaYesHandguns per capitaNoneYesCrocodile Wrestlers per capitaYesNoneRichest per capita GNP/GDPYesRichest total GNP/GDPYes3.Smallest continent/largest islandi.Western Australia1)Queensland2)Northern territory3)South Australia4)New South Wales5)Victoria6)Tasmania7)6 States and 2 territoriesii.1500 miles from Australia to New Zealandiii."Burnt" continentiv.Jan 2011 Australian floodv.Wallace/Weber line separates Asian/Australian animalsvi.Physical worlda.22-23 million peoplei.Aboriginals, Maoria)Obviously, whites not the first:1)Brits/Dutch show up ~1600's2)Brits claim the east ~17703)Brits claim the east ~17704)Brits start penal colony ~17885)Timeline:ii.Peepsb.Top five unique critique:4.Live Stream from AustraliaWednesday, March 23, 201612:10 AMWorld Regions - 1014 Page 19
Brits start penal colony ~17885)Including manifest destinya)Treatment of indigenousb)(Tasmanians, Aboriginals)c)Even gold rushes of 1840-1870'sd)Westward expansion much like US6)And official policy kept it 'white'7)But changing fasta)Discriminatory policies droppedb)Government apology in 2010c)Aboriginal woman carried Olympics flagd)Whitest country south of Italy8)1940: 99% AngloCeltic (whitey brit based)a)1980: Mix in some Vietnamese and Italians and Greeksb)An "American-like" platform of multi-cultural opportunities has now evolved fully!i)2012: 25% born abroad; 10% ASIANS!!!!!c)Melbourne has the biggest population of Greek people outside Greeced)Immigration:9)"The economic kangaroo is kicking!"i.12/13th biggest economy, some of the highest SOLs (standards of living)ii.Virtually debt-freeiii.Heavily traded currencyiv.Bank systems shame the US/Europeans in terms of stability and sense… v.Extreme high average personal wealth and SOL… vi.They are RICH!vii.Uranium, iron ore, coal, natural gas, offshore oil1)Only "advanced economy" built on primary commodity exports2)(~10% mining, 4-5% ag, 3-4% tourism)3)What does Australia produce?viii.They want to change radically! From "banana republic' (Resource dependent, undiversified economy 30 years ago to modern powerhouse with a litany of service sector growth… untouched by the recession… attracting international investment which leads to..
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